Liverpool had been ‘disgraceful’, ‘surprising’ and ‘pathetic’ because the reigning Premier League champions misplaced to Brighton on Wednesday night time.
The Reds suffered their fourth defeat of the season already, because the Seagulls claimed a shocking 1-Zero win at Anfield because of Steven Alzate’s second-half aim.
And this was no smash-and-grab, as Brighton had quite a few possibilities to attain whereas Liverpool recorded solely a SINGLE alternative on the guests’ aim.
After going 68 video games with out a league defeat at Anfield, Liverpool have now misplaced two in as many video games, whereas they’ve additionally failed to attain in three consecutive residence video games for the primary time since October 1984.
And former Chelsea defender Jason Cundy laid into Jurgen Klopp’s aspect as the ultimate whistle blew on the Merseyside shock.
“That was pathetic from Liverpool tonight,” started Cundy’s beautiful rant on talkSPORT’s Sports activities Bar. “Let’s name it as it’s. That was pathetic!
“They’re up towards a aspect, and credit score to Brighton they’re a very good aspect, however that’s the defending champions you simply watched there.
“A whimper, disgraceful, surprising… and you realize what? Historical past could also be repeating itself.
“You take a look at what Klopp did at Dortmund, when their season imploded; in his ultimate season hastily it went to pot after they went on a run of two wins out of 16.
“That is one thing that has occurred earlier than to Klopp, in Germany. He calls for a lot, and his calls for have been sensible.
“However are we a Liverpool aspect now that has simply run out of fuel? As a result of that’s not the Klopp Liverpool that now we have seen over the previous three seasons. They went out with a whimper.
“Credit score to Brighton, as a result of they deserved it, however that was simply surprising!”
The Reds at the moment are seven factors behind league leaders Manchester City – who even have a sport in hand – and they’re solely two factors away from West Ham in fifth.
And Cundy thinks Klopp needs to be wanting down the desk somewhat than up it for the rest of the season.
“There isn’t a probability of them profitable the title now,” added the talkSPORT host. “I can not see them coming again.
“Take a look at Manchester City… take a look at what City are doing!
“It’s simply appalling! They’re in peril of lacking out on the highest 4.
“1-Zero flattered Liverpool tonight. If that had been three or 4, nobody might have complained.”